Adele started out as a photographer but fell in love with graphic design while earning her Master’s degree in photography. She joined a creative agency in Santa Barbara as a graphic designer and within two years became creative director. Since then Adele has enjoyed various roles ranging from freelance photo art director to creative director, overseeing multi-faceted design and visual branding projects. Adele is an avid traveler who has visited six of the seven continents and draws creative inspiration from global film, music and food.
AAA (American Automobile Association) • Banana Republic Factory • Cost Plus World Market • eBay • Gap • Gap Kids • Gap Factory • Old Navy • R.R. Donnelley • RH • The Sharper Image • Walmart
Photography and Video Art Direction
Casting, Talent Bookings and Negotiations
Hiring and Managing Photo Crews
Concept Development and Storyboards
Brand Image Library Creation
Published Writer and Public Speaker
Software: Capture One Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign
University of Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Arts in Communication
Brooks Institute of Photography
Master’s Degree, Photography
Since 2014, Adele C. Berry has led Brandora Collective as CEO and Creative Director. Brandora Collective is an alliance of experienced branding professionals based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Brandora’s team has over 60 years collectively of professional branding experience and offers comprehensive design services and brand strategy.